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Target Practice

Despite an independent police commission in place, local officers continue to harass and torture innocent victims, the Asian Legal Resource Centre …

Hot Chip

Intel Expanded its product offer in Sri Lanka as it faces growing demand for its processors from the state and private sector and a growing …

Super Power

The Supreme Court sought time till March 29, to give President Chandrika Kumaratunga an opinion on the controversial tax amnesty law.President …

Trouble?

Tamil Tiger guerrillas have begun pouring fighters along a district border in northeastern Sri Lanka, heightening fears of a showdown with renegades, …

Too Vague

The Freedom Alliance unveiled its manifesto promising to stop the tide of privatisations most of which were initiated by the previous PA …

IMF Oomph

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has told the government to build on the progress made so far to reactivate a low interest long-term loan while …

Say Watt?

As the drought, dubbed as the worst in the last fifty years, drained the hydro reservoirs making it hard for the electricity utility to meet peak …

What A Mess!

The PA-JVP led United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) plans to change the countrys economic policy agenda to keep in line with its ideology of a …

Limited Edition

The Joint Business Forum (JBiz) has asked the new government to restrict Cabinet members to 25 and Deputy Minister to 25.The limited edition, JBiz …

Tread Carefully

The International Monetary Fund says Sri Lanka should be ready to raise interest rates if the ongoing political crisis deepens, as the absence of a …

No. No? No!

The Freedom Alliance says it will ldblquote stop the privatization of national resources and public institutions and make them to play an important …

Q & A

UNF officials claim the Alliances campaign is dominated by the JVP agenda even allowing them to dominate the partys economic policies.rn rnThis, the …

Business Plan

The Freedom Alliance says it will simplify the current tax system to generate the required revenue when it comes to power in the April …

What Next?

With less than three weeks to go to D-day on April 2, the political options of the average Sri Lankan are increasing by the day with more political …

Comfort Zone

The Central Bank left its key short-term rates unchanged on Thursday, a sign that it was business as usual despite a snap poll and a hike in the …

Flat Outlook

Treasury rates remained flat at this weeks auction ahead of Central Banks monthly monetary policy announcement on Friday.Market players are not …